Creative Programmer

Zynga is looking for a Creative Programmer to join the Helsinki Studio and be part of an exciting AAA mobile strategy title.  Working within a highly experienced coding team, collaboration with peers, exceptional communication skills and superb culture fit are essential qualities we look for in the ideal candidate.



  • Work as part of the game creative team that owns the game design
  • Implement, test and iterate on different game mechanics
  • Define workflows and processes for the game development team
  • Create, maintain and optimize game features
  • Produce professional quality code
  • Follow best practices for documentation, testing, and code reviews


Required Skills:

  • Excellent understanding of F2P game development
  • Minimum 5 years of object oriented coding experience
  • Experience of creating a number of deep and complex game projects
  • Superb time management and organization skills
  • Proven ability to expertly diagnose issues and solve complex problems.
  • Other programming and scripting experience


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